Indian J Endocrinol Metab. HRT causes a reduction in muscle mass and distribution towards female proportions. However, there are cases where hormones have little or no effect. Androstanolone stanolone, dihydrotestosterone, DHT Androstanolone esters Bolazine capronate Drostanolone propionate dromostanolone propionate Epitiostanol Mepitiostane Mesterolone Metenolone acetate methenolone acetate Metenolone enanthate methenolone enanthate Stenbolone acetate Nortestosterone derivatives: Traditionally, patients have been advised to cryopreserve sperm prior to starting cross-sex hormone therapy as there is a potential for a decline in sperm motility with high-dose estrogen therapy over time Lubbert et al.
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Spontaneous and morning erections decrease significantly in frequency, although some patients who have had an orchiectomy still experience morning erections. Small 14 September Endocrinology of the Testis and Male Reproduction. When Heyer's parents learned what his grandmother had done, he was no longer permitted to visit her unsupervised. Vemer 15 December HRT causes a reduction in muscle mass and distribution towards female proportions.